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Hudswell Clarke 1863 - MKD Number 9 , Victoria Mill "CORONATION" Steam Locomotive

From the Collection of Puffing Billy Railway School Rd Menzies Creek Victoria

Description
Steam Locomotive - 2' gauge 0-6-0 tender locomotive
made of iron, steel
Size
Loco Length Overall: 21' ( 6400 mm) Width: 7 '1/2 " ( 2146 mm) Height: 10' 4 1/2 " ( 3162 mm) Gauge: 2' Tender Length Overall: 12' 9 1/2" ( 3898 mm) Width: 7' ( 2133 mm) Height: 6' 11" ( 2108 mm )
Object Registration
000011
Keywords
coronation, puffing billy, no9, hudswell clarke, 1863, steam locomotive, victoria mill, csr - colonial sugar refining co.
Historical information
1863 was the last steam locomotive built by Hudswell Clarke for the Colonial Sugar Refining Co (CSR). It was also the last steam locomotive imported Australia for use on the Queensland Cane fields
It originally worked at the Victoria Mill at Ingham ,Queensland and was named "CORONATION" it was latter transferred to Macknade Mill where it was numbered "9"
When Made
1952
Made By
Hudswell Clarke (Maker)
Significance
Historic - Industrial Narrow gauge Railway - Steam locomotive - CSR - Colonial Sugar Refining Co. - Victoria Mill, Ingham, Queensland, Australia
Inscriptions & Markings
1863
Last updated
30 Oct 2019 at 2:35PM